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: Morning on 3

With Martin Handley. Music includes:
7.00-8.00: Bach Fantasia in G, BWV572 Shostakovich Festival Overture, Op 96
8.00-9.00: Schubert Piano Trio in E flat, D897 (Notturno) Copland Four Dance Episodes (Rodeo) For full details visit www.bbc. co.uk/radio3/morningon3 on the day of transmission PHONE: [number removed]
(calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: morningon3@bbc.co.uk Address: Morning on 3, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA


Unknown: Martin Handley.
Unknown: Bach Fantasia

: CD Review

Andrew McGregor presents the weekly survey of new releases and recommended recordings, beginning with CDs hot off the press.
9.30 Building a Library Stephen Johnson discusses the available recordings of orchestral music by British composer Robert Simpson , including the complete symphonies on the Hyperion label.
10.15 A round-up of recent reissues.
10.45 Misha Donat reviews recently released discs of Beethoven piano sonatas from
Malcolm Binns , Angela Hewitt , Paul Lewis and Ronald Brautigam.
11.15 Baroque violinist John Holloway talks about pioneering recordings of Biber and Italian Baroque sonatas, and his new disc of Bach sonatas and partitas.
11.45 The Listening Booth Your chance to sample some of the latest CD releases from the list on the programme website .
12.30 Disc of the Week: Ravel
Piano Concerto in D (for the left hand) Claire Chevallier , Anima Eterna , conductor Jos van Immerseel www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/cdreview PHONE: [number removed] (calls from land lines cost no more than 8p per minute) email: cdreview@bbc.co.uk Text: [number removed] (standard rate) Disc details are posted on the website and on CEEFAX, BBC1, page 651


Unknown: Andrew McGregor
Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Unknown: Robert Simpson
Unknown: Misha Donat
Unknown: Malcolm Binns
Unknown: Angela Hewitt
Unknown: Paul Lewis
Unknown: Ronald Brautigam.
Violinist: John Holloway
Unknown: Claire Chevallier
Conductor: Anima Eterna
Conductor: Jos van Immerseel

: The Early Music Show

Couperin's Pieces de
Clavecin Lucie Skeaping is joined by author and harpsichordist Jane Clark for a focus on some of the greatest keyboard music of the French Baroque: the whimsical and often satirical character pieces of Francois Couperin.


Unknown: Clavecin Lucie Skeaping
Harpsichordist: Jane Clark
Unknown: Francois Couperin.

: Discovering Music

Faure: La Bonne Chanson
Faure's setting of poems by Paul Verlaine , La Bonne Chanson , is one of the composer's greatest masterpieces. Stephen Johnson unravels some of its subtleties with Jeremy Huw Williams (baritone), the Ouatuor Parisii and Stephen Williams (double bass). Producer Chris Wines


Unknown: Bonne Chanson
Unknown: Paul Verlaine
Unknown: La Bonne Chanson
Unknown: Stephen Johnson
Unknown: Jeremy Huw
Unknown: Stephen Williams
Producer: Chris Wines

: World Routes

Indian devotional singer Pandit Jasraj performs a raag for Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights, in a concert recorded at the Darbar Festival in Leicester. Introduced by Jameela Siddiqi.


Singer: Pandit Jasraj
Introduced By: Jameela Siddiqi.

: Jazz Line-Up

Claire Martin presents an interview with her special guest, Jamaican pianist Monty Alexander , who was in London recently promoting his new album Concrete Jungle. Producer Keith Loxam


Unknown: Claire Martin
Pianist: Monty Alexander
Producer: Keith Loxam

: Jazz Record Requests

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' requests from the world of jazz. Producer Peter Thresh
ADDRESS: Jazz Record Requests, BBC Radio 3, Broadcasting House, London W1A 1AA
Fax: [number removed] email: jazz.record.requests®bbc.co.uk


Unknown: Geoffrey Smith
Producer: Peter Thresh

: Jazz File

Black British Swing
1/3. Michael Pointon presents a series about the little-known tradition of black and mixed British swing bands that prospered from as early as 1917 through to the 1950s. With contributions from Andy Simons , author of a study of the subject. This first programme features a recording made by Jamaican pianist Dan Kildare in a London studio in 1917, only five months after the first ever jazz record was pressed in New
York by the Original Dixieland Jazz Band. Other early stars on the British scene include Leslie Thompson and Dave Wilkins. Producer David Perry


Unknown: Michael Pointon
Unknown: Andy Simons
Pianist: Dan Kildare
Unknown: Leslie Thompson
Unknown: Dave Wilkins.
Producer: David Perry

: Performance on 3

Listen Up!
This all-British programme begins with Malcolm Arnold 's one-act comic opera of intrigue and misunderstanding The Dancing Master. This is followed by the opening concert of the inaugural English Music Festival, recorded last night at the abbey in Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxfordshire. Presented by Petroc Trelawny . Arnold The Dancing Master
Ailish Tynan and Susan Gorton (sopranos), Wendy Dawn Thompson (mezzo),
Justin Lavender and Charles Daniels (tenors), Stephen Varcoe (baritone), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conductor James Holmes
7.45 Hoist Overture: Walt Whitman
Vaughan Williams Norfolk Rhapsody No 1 Bridge Oration
Hoist Invocation
Sullivan Symphony in E (Irish)
Julian Lloyd Webber (cello), BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor David Lloyd-Jones


Unknown: Malcolm Arnold
Presented By: Petroc Trelawny
Unknown: Ailish Tynan
Sopranos: Susan Gorton
Sopranos: Wendy Dawn Thompson
Unknown: Justin Lavender
Tenors: Charles Daniels
Tenors: Stephen Varcoe
Conductor: James Holmes
Cello: Julian Lloyd Webber
Conductor: David Lloyd-Jones

: The Verb

Ian McMillan presents a showcase of new writing, performance and literature. With Matt Thorne , who reflects on the mysterious world of the internet search engine, and an exciting new poetic voice from Zimbabwe: Togara Muzanenhamo.


Unknown: Ian McMillan
Unknown: Matt Thorne
Unknown: Togara Muzanenhamo.

: Pre-Hear

Veljo Tormis Three Estonian Game Songs; Litany to Thunder
Madis Metsamart (bass drum), Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, conductor Tonu Kaljuste


Bass: Madis Metsamart
Conductor: Tonu Kaljuste

: Hear and Now

Michael Finnissy at 60
1/2. Sarah Walker celebrates the birthday of this senior figure in English music with a concert from the recent Finnissy Weekend at the Warehouse in London by the ensemble Ixion. Michael Finnissy Traum des Sangers; Cantet Nunc Aula Caelestium; White Rain; Casual Nudity; Giant Abstract Samba Ixion
Red Earth BBCSO, conductor Martyn Brabbins.


Unknown: Michael Finnissy
Unknown: Sarah Walker
Unknown: Michael Finnissy Traum
Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.

: Through the Night

With Louise Fryer. Chopin Scherzo No 1 in B minor, Op 20; Scherzo No 2 in B flat minor, Op 31 Liadov Four Preludes and Mazurka Rachmaninov Preludes, Op 32 (excerpts) Chopin, arr Godowski Selection of Etudes
Boris Berezovsky (piano) 2.20 Rameau L'Apothéose de la Danse
2.58 Daquin Rondeau. La Mélodieuse 3.03 Franck Psyché 3.50 Weber Andante and Rondo Ungarese in C minor, Op 35 4.00 Mosonyl Festival Music
4.11 Kodaly A Song about King Stephen 4.16 Beethoven Overture: Konig Stephan 4.24 Mozart Dove Sono (Le Nozze di Figaro) 4.31 Vivaldi Cello Concerto in D minor 4.41 Monteverdi Vattene Pur , Crudele
4.48 Liszt Romance Oubliee 4.53 Dvorak Legend No 4 in C, Op 59 5.00 Boccherini Harpsichord Concerto in E flat
5.16 Glinka Overture: Rustan and Lyudmila 5.22 Gorecki Two Songs, Op 33 5.26 Rosetti Concerto in E flat for two horns 5.45 JE Bach Ode on the 77th Psalm (Das
Vertrauen der Christen aufCott) 6.02 Haydn Keyboard Trio in C, H XV 27 6.20 Mozart [cco Quel Fiero Istante ,
K436; Piu Non Si Trovano, K549; Se lontan, Ben Mio , Tu Se, K438; Due Pupille Amabili , K439
6.27 Bach Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F, BWV1047
6.39 Hummel Piano Quintet in E flat, Op 87


Piano: Boris Berezovsky
Unknown: Daquin Rondeau.
Unknown: Konig Stephan
Unknown: Mozart Dove Sono
Unknown: Monteverdi Vattene Pur
Unknown: Quel Fiero Istante
Unknown: Ben Mio
Unknown: Pupille Amabili
Unknown: Bach Brandenburg

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